Electrolux wins Gold Class award in global sustainability ranking

Electrolux has once again received the Gold Class Award in RobecoSAM’s Sustainability Yearbook, an annual rating of the sustainability performance among the world’s largest companies.

Over 3,500 of the world’s largest companies are invited to participate in the RobecoSAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA). Among the 2500 companies that have been analyzed in the research, Electrolux has scored as one of the 73 (3 %) top companies, receiving the RobecoSAM Gold Class award for its leading performance within sustainability. This is the third consecutive year Electrolux wins this distinction.

“We are very proud that Electrolux is once again awarded as a sustainability leader in our industry, showing we are delivering on our purpose to shape living for the better. We will continue striving to improve our performance and to achieve our goal of reducing our carbon emissions by 50 % in 2020,” said Henrik Sundström, Vice President Sustainability at Electrolux.

Electrolux was last fall also awarded a top position on the 2017 Climate A List by CDP and named, for the eleventh consecutive year, Industry Leader of the Household Durables category in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World).

RobecoSAM is a leading investment specialist focused exclusively on sustainability Investing and ranks the world’s most sustainable companies. Read more about RobecoSAM’s Sustainability Yearbook here, and about Electrolux sustainability framework For the Better here.